Two people ride horses under a canopy of tree branches on a green field.
Elm Creek Stables, near Garner State Park. Photo by Will van Overbeek


Uvalde was once the domain of notorious frontier sheriff and outlaw J. King Fisher—a historical marker is at the Pioneer Cemetery. The town is home to Southwest Texas Junior College, Sul Ross State University Uvalde campus, and Rio Grande College.

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